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MEAD - A Platform for Multidocument Multilingual Text Summarization

Radev, Dragomir R.; Allison, Timothy; Blair-Goldensohn, Sasha; Blitzer, John; Celebi, Arda; Dimitrov, Stanko; Drabek, Elliott; Hakim, Ali; Lam, Wai; Liu, Danyu; Otterbacher, Jahna; Qi, Hong; Saggion, Horacio; Teufel, Simone; Topper, Michael; Winkel, Adam; Zhang, Zhu

This paper describes the functionality of MEAD, a comprehensive, public domain, open source, multidocument multilingual summarization environment that has been thus far downloaded by more than 500 organizations. MEAD has been used in a variety of summarization applications ranging from summarization for mobile devices to Web page summarization within a search engine and to novelty detection.

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Computer Science
Publisher
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2004)
Published Here
May 31, 2013
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